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The Magic of Santa

A magical experience. This Santa is scary, scary not in looks, but in the fact the he KNOWS... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2019
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Good experience for families with children 5+

First time visiting Santa Alley after hearing recommendations. It wasn’t too busy although we did... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2018
Daventry, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After a couple of days of history we wanted something a little lighter. My wife found this place and to be honest we spent about 5 mins in the entrance debating if we should or not, is it for kids, should we try it, are...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank JimJ1956
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fab place, had a few hours fun here, definitely worth a visit if you like all things magic, Harry Potter etc, I called to pre book tickets as it was a present, staff were fab with booking and when we arrived as I had told...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 685danic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fun way to spend an hour, with puzzles to solve and tests of your observational skills, but it's really more for children, and greatly overpriced - half the actual adult entry would have been a fair price. Plus, it's essentially an advert for their...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Original_e_NigMa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting place to look around or spend a few hours on the quiz. Shop has lots of unusual books and objects ranging from magic to steampunk to Shakespeare. Enthusiastic, helpful and polite staff

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank N J
Reviewed 16 February 2019 via mobile

Me and my husband paid a visit to Magic Alley yesterday. I hadn’t read any reviews so i thought we were just going to a shop. Well how wrong was I? Its a shop, a cafe selling butterbeer and a mystery experience. It costs £10...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Beth W
Reviewed 9 February 2019 via mobile

We had a friendly greeting and were given a question sheet and pen, to work our way around. It’s a fun way to add interaction and purpose to an attraction and to an extent it works here. The downsides are that the themed rooms are...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank PhilHough
Reviewed 15 January 2019

A magical experience. This Santa is scary, scary not in looks, but in the fact the he KNOWS things!!! Like in really knows. He told us about what we did well this year, but where there is room for improvement. Eldest he said needs to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CelestePienaar
Reviewed 12 January 2019 via mobile

I had previously visited the previous premises and lived it so much i was excited to return and share the experience with my partner, however the format and layout was completely different, the ‘rooms’ were not as detailed and exciting. We had spent the time...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank nataliehA5373AE
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

First time visiting Santa Alley after hearing recommendations. It wasn’t too busy although we did go in the week before Christmas when schools here had broken up but Warwickshire schools had not. We spent a while in each room completing the quiz and and as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Hellcat66
Reviewed 25 December 2018

I had been recommended this Santa experience by a good friend and so was eagerly anticipating a super visit. Not a lot of enthusiasm from the staff or pretend play with our child - just a 'hullo' upon arrival. No toilets or cafe open so...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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5 October 2018|
Response from Poppy M | Reviewed this property |
I called them. I believe the tickets go on sale Feb/March. I think the only way to book is over the phone.
5 October 2018|
Response from MezL | Reviewed this property |
We just paid on the door on the day